Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S.) Major in Consumer Affairs

Minimum required: 120 semester hours

General Requirements

  1. In addition to general education and departmental core requirements, this major requires specialized courses in consumer education, family and personal resource management, family finance, consumer law, family financial counseling and family policy.
  2. Students participate in an internship in a related area.
  3. MATH 1316 is not accepted as a prerequisite for courses in some minors.
  4. A minor is required.
  5. If two years of the same modern language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of modern language taken in high school, then two semesters of the same modern language (1410 and 1420) must be taken at the college level, and the requirement will be added to the student's degree audit.

Course Requirements

CA 13413
CA 13473
CA 23413
COMM 13103
ENG 13103
ENG 13203
US 11001
HIST 13103
Mathematics (Core 020)3
PHIL 1305 or 13203
POSI 23103
ID 23213
CA 33513
ACC 23013
ENG Literature3
HIST 13203
Life and Physical Sciences6
POSI 23203
Social and Behavioral Sciences3
CA 33423
CA 43413
FCS 43033
Minor (3 hours should be advanced)9
ECO 23013
Select one of the following:3
COMM 3318S, 3358, or MC 43813
CA 43013
CA 43423
FCS 43473
FCD 1355 or 43513
CA 33523
Advanced Department Elective3
Total Hours: 120